Christmas Mine

The 'Christmas Mine' file is part of the G. M. Colvocoresses mining collection. Colvocoresses was a mining engineer and metallurgist in Arizona. He was General Manager of Southwest Metals Company, Humboldt, AZ. It acquired Consolidated Arizona Smelting Company by the end of 1921. In 1920, Colvocoresses was appointed receiver for Consolidated Arizona Smelting Company out of Phoenix. This collection is comprised mainly of his reports on field visits or submittals from approximately 300 Arizona properties and 100 more properties in the Southwest.

 

Resource ID: 
1986-01-0062
Resource Type: 
Document: Text
Theme Keywords: 
metallic ores
mineral resources
mining and quarrying
natural resource assessment
reports
Copper, Sulfide
Iron, Magnetite
Molybdenum
Gold
Silver
Abrasive
Place Keywords: 
United States
Arizona
Gila County
Christmas - 7.5 Min
Inspiration Ms 4443
Gila Copper Sulphide Co.
Saddle Mt Co Claims
T4S R16E Sec 30 NE
Dripping Springs Mts. physiographic area
Christmas metallic mineral dist.
Gila20B
Time Keywords: 
1910s
1930s
Start Date: 
1917-01-01
End Date: 
1937-12-31
Coordinates: 
Publication Date: 
2015-06-30
Contributor: 
Brooks, Edward
Cheney, B. P.
Mulhearn, Leo B.
Collection: 
G. M. Colvocoresses
Bibliographic Citation: 
Please cite by using: [a description of the item]. 1986-01-0062, G. M. Colvocoresses mining collection, Arizona Geological Survey.
Contact Phone: 
602-771-1601